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Book Review 5/23/14 10:11 AM
The Lost Art of Dress
This book made me proud of my sewing skills. It examines the work of experts, mainly home economists, who taught American women how to sew, create flattering wardrobes, and run a household in the first two thirds of the twentieth century. Przybyszewski calls these women "dress doctors." They wrot... more...
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Pattern Review 4/6/14 9:33 PM
Vogue Patterns - 7696 OOP Very Easy Vogue
Pattern Description: Fitted, unlined, below hip jacket Pattern Sizing: Misses Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? No, but I made many changes, shortening it, taking off the curved hem, and adding a lining. On this version, I also left off t... more...
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Pattern Review 1/21/14 9:31 PM
Vogue Patterns - 7696 OOP Very Easy vogue
Pattern Description: Fitted, unlined, below hip jacket Pattern Sizing: Misses Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? No, but I made lots of changes Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes What did you particularly like or dislike about the pa... more...
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Pattern Review 10/17/13 6:05 PM
Vogue Patterns - 7696 OOP Very Easy vogue
Pattern Description: Fitted below hip jacket has shoulder pads, princess seams, no side seams, collar, long sleeves, and button front closing. Pattern Sizing: Misses sizing Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? No, but I made many changes Were... more...
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